standoffishly


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Adv.1.standoffishly - in a standoffish manner; "standoffishly, he declined the invitation to the office party"
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standoffishly

[ˌstændˈɒfɪʃlɪ] adv (fam, pej) → in modo scostante, con freddezza
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What the earlier code embraced as often desirable," the present code standoffishly declares merely proper.